Second meeting of the open-ended tripartite working group on the follow-up to the review of the cooperation of UNESCO’s Secretariat with National Commissions for UNESCO

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Tthe open-ended tripartite working group, composed of representatives of the Permanent Delegations, National Commissions and UNESCO Secretariat, was established by the Executive Board. The 2nd meeting of this group will focus mainly on developing an Action Plan for the implementation of recommendations to be submitted to the Executive Board for consideration at its 191st session in April 2013.
Following the Executive Board's decisions (189 EX/16 et 190 EX/37), the initial meeting of the open-ended tripartite working group took place on 19 October 2012 at UNESCO Headquarters. As agreed upon at this initial meeting, an electronic forum (e-Forum), organized into 6 sequential discussion modules, each devoted to one of the recommendations made by IOS in its final report was launched as a workspace to collect proposals on the Action Plan.


Type of Event Category 2-Intergovernmental meeting
Start 21.02.2013 08:30 local time
End 22.02.2013 16:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Cheng, Xiaolin
Organizer ERI/NCS/NAC
Contact Xiaoling Cheng ( / Sonia Zerroualy (
Country France
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 7, place de Fontenoy
Room Room XII
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 150
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